Higher Education

National Geographic Learning Reader: Diversity of America, 1st Edition

  • includes eBook Printed Access Card
  • National Geographic Learning
  • ISBN-10: 128542090X  |  ISBN-13: 9781285420905
  • 144 Pages
  • © 2014 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75
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About

Overview

Faculty Description: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LEARNING READER: DIVERSITY OF AMERICA is part of a ground-breaking new National Geographic Learning Reader series that brings learning to life by featuring compelling images, media, and text from National Geographic. Access to a media enhanced eBook is included with each reader. The twelve National Geographic articles gathered in this reader offer students a glimpse in to the diversity and culture in the 21st-century United States. Pre- and Post-reading pedagogy accompanies each article to reinforce reading skills and comprehension. The National Geographic Learning Reader Series connects current topics with reading and writing skills, and can be used in conjunction with any standard texts or online materials available for your courses.

Additional Product Information

Features and Benefits

  • Pre-reading questions at the beginning of each article to engage students in the reading.
  • Rich photography and compelling images are used throughout the reader to further enhance understanding of the selections.
  • Post-reading questions reinforce vocabulary and reading skills, as well as reading comprehension.
  • Essay prompts following each article to build and reinforce writing skills.

Table of Contents

Take in the State Fair with Garrison Keillor.
Hip-Hop Planet.
ZipUSA: Fargo, ND 58102; The Fargo that Wasn't in the Movie.
21st Century Cowboys: Why the Sprit Endures.
ZipUSA: Oklahoma City, OK 73106; Lemongrass on the Prairie.
ZipUSA: New York, NY 10013; After the Fall.
Indian: Scenes from a Renaissance.
Once Upon a Time in Laredo.
New Orleans: A Perilous Future.
Silicon Valley: Inside the Dream Incubator.
Inside the Presidency.
Changing America.

What's New

  • Pre-reading questions at the beginning of each article engage students in the reading.
  • Rich photography and compelling images throughout the reader further enhances understanding of the selections.
  • Post-reading questions reinforce vocabulary and reading skills, as well as comprehension.
  • Essay prompts following each article build and reinforce writing skills.

Alternate Formats

Choose the format that best fits your student's budget and course goals

To customize your learning solution, contact your Learning Consultant for more information.

  • Book Only Edition

    ISBN-10: 1285183169 | ISBN-13: 9781285183169

    List Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75

Supplements

All supplements have been updated in coordination with the main title. Select the main title's "About" tab, then select "What's New" for updates specific to title's edition.

For more information about these supplements, or to obtain them, contact your Learning Consultant.

Instructor Supplements

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285428986 | ISBN-13: 9781285428987)

To further enhance students' learning, additional resources are available via an eBook. This eBook features highlighting, note-taking, search and bookmark capabilities.

List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.95

Student Supplements

National Geographic Learning Reader: Diversity of America (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 1285183169 | ISBN-13: 9781285183169)

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LEARNING READER: DIVERSITY OF AMERICA is part of a ground-breaking new National Geographic Learning Reader series that brings learning to life by featuring compelling images, media, and text from National Geographic. The twelve National Geographic articles gathered in this reader offer students a glimpse in to the diversity and culture in the 21st-century United States. Pre- and Post-reading pedagogy accompanies each article to reinforce reading skills and comprehension. The National Geographic Learning Reader Series connects current topics with reading and writing skills, and can be used in conjunction with any standard texts or online materials available for your courses.

List Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $27.75

eBook, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access  (ISBN-10: 1285428986 | ISBN-13: 9781285428987)

Access the reader and additional resources online via an eBook. This eBook features highlighting, note-taking, search and bookmark capabilities.

List Price = $36.95  | CengageBrain Price = $36.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $36.95